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Magnolia and Black-naped Oriole

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Inscription

Poem: Omoshiroki/ sakura no ato ya/ mokuren ka おもしろき 桜のあとや 木蓮花

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Hiroshige

Provenance

1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Y. Sumitomo Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 16.7 x 22.7 cm (6 9/16 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9632

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints